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Valdosta, Georgia is located in Lowndes County. Zip codes in Valdosta, GA include 31606, 31603, and 31698. The median home price in Valdosta is $136,900 which is roughly $71/per square foot. More Valdosta information.

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1 hr ago | WALB-TV Albany

Free car seat safety checks in Valdosta this weekend

Law enforcement in Lowndes County will be offering free car seat safety inspections on Saturday as part of National Child Passenger Safety Week. The event will be held from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. in the parking lot of the Studstill Law Firm, which is sponsoring the event, located at 311 North Patterson street in Valdosta.

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2 hrs ago | Patch.com

Student's Trip To Spain Drives Quest To Chase 'The Horizon'

The best six weeks of my life. That just about encompasses it - my summer - however to truly describe it seems impossible.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

WCTV Tallahassee

NCNW Launches its Tutorial Program

NCNW which is short for the National Council of Negro Women, Inc. was founded on December 5, 1935 by Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune, an educator and Civil Rights leader. The organization was locally chartered in Valdosta on August 3, 2011.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

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Monday, construction workers continued building a cinder block wall that will eventually be part of the new Walmart Express store. Sandy Sanders, executive director of the Lakeland-Lanier Development Authority and president of the Lakeland-Lanier Chamber said the store is a sign that the county and the city are growing.

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WALB-TV Albany

GSP cracking down on distracted driving in South Georgia

An early morning roll over crash in Lowndes County added to the increasing number of distracted driving crashes in South Georgia recently. Now, GSP is cracking down.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Coat drive for South Georgians in need begins in Valdosta

As of Friday morning, donation boxes have been set up around Valdosta to help collect coats for those in need this Winter. It's part of the South Georgia Partnership to End Homelessness's campaign to collect coats and other cold weather clothing and distribute them to those in need.

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WALB-TV Albany

Weekend long pet adopt-a-thon to be held at Petsmart in Valdosta

The BARC Humane Society and Valdosta Humane Society are encouraging people to help them find homes for several dogs and cats this weekend. The group was out at the Petsmart on Norman Drive from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday trying to get people to adopt the pets.

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WALB-TV Albany

Woman stabs boyfriend in the back

A Lowndes County woman has been arrested and her boyfriend taken to the hospital after officials said she stabbed him in the back. Lowndes County Sheriff's deputies said it happened around 2:20 a.m. Friday at a home on Camellia Drive in Valdosta.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Las Cruces Sun-News

Mystery plane ID'd: Air Force craft doing drills over Las Cruces

This aircraft, now identified as an HC-130 from Moody Air Force Base in Valdosta, Ga., flew Aug. 25 over Centennial High School and nearby neighborhoods in Las Cruces, and made a pass over Aggie Memorial Stadium. More than two weeks ago several Las Crucens reported a stout, gray, four-propeller plane on an apparent afternoon cruise above the Mesilla Valley.

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WCTV Tallahassee

Valdosta City Council May Vote On Future Of Alden Park Thursday Night

Thursday's Valdosta City Council meeting is expected to draw a packed house. The Council may vote on whether or not to re-zone roughly 4 acres near the Valdosta State campus to accomodate a new apartment complex with 180 beds.

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Man Arrested For Counterfeit Cocaine

Submitted by the Madison County Sheriff's Office Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Monday, Sept.

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Thomaston Times

Mark Andrews named Executive Vice President of SCTC

Thomaston native Mark Andrews has been appointed as Executive Vice President of Southern Crescent Technical College effective July 1st. His primary office will be on the Flint River campus although he will regularly travel to all other SCTC locations.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

Man shot in Valdosta, police name suspect in custody

Police have named a suspect taken into custody after a man was shot and taken to the hospital in Valdosta. According to a report, investigators said Amos Haynes, 35, was captured on Queen Street, near the scene of the shooting.

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WALB-TV Albany

Man shot in Valdosta, suspect in custody

The Carl Vinson VA Medical Center will host a town hall meeting for veterans, their families, and other stakeholders on September 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to get feedback on how the medical center can better meet veterans' needs. The Carl Vinson VA Medical Center will host a town hall meeting for veterans, their families, and other stakeholders on September 25 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to get feedback on how the medical center can better meet veterans' needs.

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WALB-TV Albany

Sunday voting OK'ed for Lowndes

The Lowndes County Board of Elections announced Wednesday that Lowndes will be the second county in Georgia to implement Sunday Voting. Sunday voting will occur as part of the Early Voting Cycle and will be available on Sunday, October 26, 2014, from 12 noon to 5 p.m., in the Elections Office at 2808 N Oak St., in Valdosta.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

WALB-TV Albany

VFD hosts career expo

The Valdosta Fire Department has partnered with the Georgia Department of Labor to host a Firefighters Career Expo, on Tuesday, Sept. 9, from 1 to 4 p.m., at Valdosta Fire Department, Station #1, at 106 S. Oak Street.

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WDUN-AM Gainesville

VSU, NGTC sign Pathways Program agreement

Valdosta State University and North Georgia Technical College signed a Pathways Program agreement Monday during a ceremony at NGTC's campus in Clarksville. Through the agreement, NGTC students who successfully earn an Associate of Applied Science degree are eligible to work toward a Bachelor of Applied Science in human capital performance or Bachelor of Science in organizational leadership at VSU.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

WCTV Tallahassee

Two Manhole Overflows Caused by Torrential Rain

On Sept. 7, the City of Valdosta received nearly two and a half inches of torrential rain in less than an hour, which caused the inflow and infiltration of stormwater into the Valdosta sanitary sewer collection system.

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Business Journal

Georgia developer to present 389-apartment 'Skyvue' before Pittsburgh Planning Commission

The Georgia-based developer of the largest new apartment project Oakland has seen in decades is ready to present a design and a name to the Pittsburgh Planning Commission. According to the agenda of the Pittsburgh Planning Commission, an affiliate of Valdosta, Ga.-based Ambling University Development Group, plans to call its new 389-unit apartment building Skyvue.

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WALB-TV Albany

Arrest made in Valdosta murder

Valdosta police have made an arrest in the recent Murder and aggravated assault in a restaurant parking lot. Detectives have arrested Anthony Antwain Ceasar, 33, for the death of Kenneth Johnson, 39, of Valdosta.

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